Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 85%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||65° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.26 meters/second, 1523.7 km/hour, 946.8 miles/hour or 822.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.3"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 04.1"||0.08 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 17.2"||946.57 mi||west||0° 04' 00.3"||4.59 mi||north||946.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 40.9"||753.71 mi||east||1° 10' 33.4"||80.90 mi||north||755.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Juan||Thu 3:10 AM||131 km||81 miles||71 nm|| SSW|
|Caguas||Thu 3:10 AM||153 km||95 miles||82 nm|| SSW|
|Charlotte Amalie||Thu 3:10 AM||156 km||97 miles||84 nm|| SSE|
|Cruz Bay||Thu 3:10 AM||165 km||103 miles||89 nm|| SE|
|Road Town||Thu 3:10 AM||168 km||105 miles||91 nm|| SE|
|Ponce||Thu 3:10 AM||199 km||124 miles||107 nm|| SSW|
|Mayagüez||Thu 3:10 AM||217 km||135 miles||117 nm|| SW|
|Christiansted||Thu 3:10 AM||226 km||141 miles||122 nm|| SSE|
|Punta Cana||Thu 3:10 AM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm|| WSW|
|The Valley||Thu 3:10 AM||312 km||194 miles||169 nm|| ESE|
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